Red Sun Farms Makes 2017 PROFIT 500 List

Thu. September 14th, 2017
- by Melissa De Leon     

KINGSVILLE, ON - Red Sun Farms is celebrating a new milestone marked in 2017, having just announced that the growing company made this year’s PROFIT 500 list.

A ranking of Canada’s fastest-growing companies by five-year revenue growth, PROFIT 500 looks to profile the country’s most successful growth companies through joint venture between Canada’s premier business and current affairs media brands, according to a release.

Jim DiMenna, President, Red Sun Farms“Red Sun Farms being included on this list is a testament to our team and their hard work and dedication to our customers,” said the company’s President, Jim DiMenna. “This exemplifies the benefit of our vertically integrated business model, which controls every aspect of our product from seed selection to delivery, and provides our customers a consistent high-quality product whether it originated from Mexico, United States, or Canada.”

Inside the Red Sun Farms' greenhouses

Developed by PROFIT and now published in Maclean’s Magazine and at, the PROFIT 500 has been assessing the success of companies based on their leadership, innovations, business strategies, and management tactics for 29 years.

Deborah Aarts, Program Manager, PROFIT 500“It is never easy to earn a spot on the PROFIT 500, but this year’s applicant pool was the most competitive yet,” commented Deborah Aarts, PROFIT 500 Program Manager. “This year’s winners demonstrate the resilience, innovation and sheer management smarts it takes to build a thriving business today. Canada—and the world—needs more entrepreneurial success stories like these.”

Results of the annual ranking, as well as stories profiling the growth leaders who made the list, will be published in a special report in the October issue of Maclean's Magazine and at

Red Sun Farms